| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:57 PM
Motorola and the Merchandise Mart have more than 160 years of local history between them. Now the two institutions are giving Chicago's burgeoning high-tech scene a major boost.
Smartphone-maker Motorola Mobility is moving its headquarters from...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 3:20 PM
There aren't many American entrepreneurs who would have the nerve to compare themselves to Steve Jobs and Apple. To find a guy crazy enough to do that, you have to go to China.
That's where you'll find Lei Jun, the jeans-and-black-shirt-wearing...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 6:55 AM
The increasingly hyperbolic diatribes in the presidential campaigns have drowned out any focus on the single most important issue on Maryland voters' minds: jobs. It's time to stop the political attacks and put forward ideas to attack the economy's core...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 11:56 AM
Where should you work if you’re 18 to 30 years old? Try small companies, preferably technology ones, especially in Seattle.
So says a new report from compensation data company PayScale and research group Millennial Branding. Gen Y – also...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 8:00 AM
When the 2012 L.A. Auto Show opens Nov. 30 (we'll be covering the press days Nov. 28-29) it will bring with it the future.
Not only will well-established automakers display forthcoming production vehicles and far-off concepts, but companies including...
| Feb 13, 2012
When Motorola Inc. first came courting Greg Brown, he wasn't interested.
The year was 1998 and Brown, a division president at Ameritech in Chicago, was weighing an offer from Motorola against one from Micromuse, a publicly traded software company in...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 11:42 AM
Ravens starting left defensive end Pernell McPhee is sidelined for the fourth game in a row with right thigh and knee injuries. He was deactivated prior to kickoff today at Qualcomm Stadium.
McPhee had expressed hope that he might return this week after...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 2:18 PM
When Tim Cook took over the helm at Apple Inc. in August, many wondered how he would set himself apart from his predecessor, the formidable Steve Jobs. But a new study that ranks Cook as the country’s top-rated chief executive suggests that he&...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 6:45 PM
For anyone involved in the consumer tech industry, the 2013 International CES (formerly known as the Consumer Electronics Show) is the holy grail of exposure and opportunity.
The largest such tradeshow in the world, CES attracts more than 150,000...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 7:26 AM
Hollywood studios aren't known as easy places to work. But DreamWorks Animation once again has made Fortune magazine's list of the 100 best employers. The Glendale studio behind the "Shrek," "Kung Fu Panda" and "Madagascar" movies ranked 12th in the...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 8:35 AM
The Internet could eventually be as ubiquitous as the air we breathe if the Federal Communications Commission moves forward with a plan to allow free access to an unused portion of the broadcast spectrum. The WiFi networks that would flourish on that...